Fees

Academic year 2023/24 fees:

Per term Annual
Nursery & Reception £5,110 (including lunch) £15,330
Junior School (Year 1 & 2) £5,335 (including lunch) £16,005
Junior School (Year 3 – 6) £5,640 (excluding lunch) £16,920
Senior School £6,820 (excluding lunch) £20,460

Academic year 2024/25 fees:

Per term Annual
Nursery & Reception £5,465 (including lunch) £16,395
Junior School (Year 1 & 2) £5,710 (including lunch) £17,130
Junior School (Year 3 – 6) £6,035 (excluding lunch) £18,105
Senior School £7,300 (excluding lunch) £21,900

The term’s fees include tuition, basic stationery, materials and textbooks, library books and activities such as Orchestra and Choir as well as most societies. Also included are a Parents’ Association subscription and Personal Accident Insurance Premium.

School fees must be paid before the first day of each term. Fees may be paid by direct debit either termly or via three installments per term.Colfe’s also runs a scheme for advance payment of school fees. Under this arrangement parents are able to pay a lump sum in advance to purchase credits against future school fees, and receive a discount on the amount of credits purchased. Such sums can be paid prior to entry (once a pupil has been offered a place), on entry, or at any time during a pupil’s career at the School. Further details of the scheme and its Terms & Conditions are available on application to the Bursar by emailing feesinadvance@colfes.com.

Items not included in the fees are:

1. Lunches, payable termly. EYFS and KS1 school lunch is compulsary, cost included as above. The charge for 2023-24 will be £315 per term (optional). The Sixth Form Cafeteria is available for Years 12 & 13.
2. School visits, field courses, outdoor pursuits and school trips.
3. Charges for private individual tuition.
4. Public Examination fees as charged by the examination boards at GCSE and A level.
5. Junior School wraparound care (Breakfast Club and After-School Care) – see current prices
6. Registration fee for Applications (£125)

The Governors reserve the right to vary fees and charges termly, with a term’s notice. Fee changes are normally made annually for the start of each new school year.On acceptance of an offer of a place at Colfe’s, a non-refundable deposit of £1500 is payable. This deposit is reimbursed at the end of the pupil’s time at the school (subject to the requirements below.)

Acceptance of a place at Colfe’s involves a parent agreeing to give a full term’s notice in writing of their son or daughter leaving the School. Failure to give such notice will make the parents responsible for the payment of a term’s fees.

Pupil Devices
On entry to the senior school, parents will be asked to purchase a device for their children to use in lessons and for homework. Please see the Digital Learning page for more information. 

How to apply

Find out more about how to apply for Colfe's School. Our main entry points are at ages 3, 4, 11 and 16.